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Port Jervis in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Indian Raid

 
 
Indian Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
1. Indian Raid Marker
Inscription.
House and barn of Simon
Westfall on this site,
burned by Brantís Mohawks
and Tories, July 20, 1776

 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 21.525′ N, 74° 41.186′ W. Marker is in Port Jervis, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on S Maple Avenue (County Route 16), on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Port Jervis NY 12771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trolley Line (approx. 0.2 miles away); Machackemech Burying Ground (approx. 0.4 miles away); Coleís Fort (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Stone Fort (approx. 0.8 miles away in Pennsylvania); Old Mine Road (approx. one mile away); Mid – Delaware (approx. one mile away in Pennsylvania); Delaware River (approx. one mile away in Pennsylvania). Click for a list of all markers in Port Jervis.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Port Jervis Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
2. Port Jervis Marker
Marker on S Maple Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 25, 2009
3. Marker on S Maple Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 888 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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